IPTector™ was founded by Morten Birkeland in 2014 after decades of serving in international corporations both as intellectual property expert and executive, with the mission to provide intellectual property counselling and services meeting real life strategic and operational needs in industry. IPTector™ aims at cultivating long term relationships with its customer and frequently enters long term service contracts offering “more for less” to its customers.
In addition to the law firm the IPTector™ family include IPtector™ Assets actively investing in tech start-ups and other projects.
IPTector™ operates out of the greater Copenhagen - the capitol area of Denmark.
MSc. (chem Ing), Technical University, Denmark
MLaw (LL.M.), University of Strasbourg, France
Trainings and Certificates:
D.E.S.U. Patent Litigation, University of Strasbourg, France
European Patent, design and trademark Attorney
Career and experience:
2014 - IPtector™ Founder and Managing Partner
2016 - 2018 Evolva SA, Vice President
2010 - 2014 Danisco/DuPont, Director.
2007 - 2010 Nycomed, Director.
2003 - 2007 Novozymes, Head of Patents.
2000 - 2003 Novozymes, Patent Manager.
1997 - 2000 Novo Nordisk, Patent Attorney.
1994 - 1997 Novo Nordisk, Scientist.
1994 DTU, Research assistant.